Systems Theoretic Approach to Formal Theory of Problem Solving

  • Mihajlo D. Mesarovic
Part of the Lecture Notes in Operations Research and Mathematical Systems book series (LNE, volume 28)

Abstract

Objective of my presentation is to give an outline or rather a “synopsis” for mathematical theory of problem solving based on systems theoretic concepts and viewpoints, in particular what I call (mathematical) general systems theory.

Keywords

Retina Assure Posit 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mihajlo D. Mesarovic
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  1. 1.Systems Research Center Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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